Category Archives: Architecture

Skyscraper comes up in 48 hrs

Akash Ghai Tribune News Service Mohali, December 1 Setting a new national record, a 10-storeyed building of steel has been erected in just 48 hours in Mohali. The challenge to raise the tower has been accomplished by a Mohali-based company, … Continue reading

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10-storey building to come up in 48 hrs!

Tribune News Service Chandigarh, November 28 Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal will lay the foundation stone of a 10-storey building, INSTACON, to be constructed in 48 hours, in Mohali tomorrow. Talking about the salient features of the building, INSTACON … Continue reading

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Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) was an Austrian Symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Art Nouveau (Vienna Secession) movement. His major works include paintings, murals, sketches, and other art objects, … Continue reading

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A towering experience

by Raj Kadyan IT is difficult to think of France without the image of the Eiffel Tower running through one’s mind. The monument is the symbol of their national pride. A visit to the country is not complete without climbing … Continue reading

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Cordoba sus patios sus flores (Cordoba patios with flowers)

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Corbusier was a perfectionist: Alumnus

Amit Sharma Tribune News Service Chandigarh, October 7 Dr Veena Garella, a first-batch student of the Chandigarh College of Architecture (CCA) in 1961, still remembers her interaction with Le Corbusier, the creator of Chandigarh, who told her that to be … Continue reading

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Chandigarh, a heritage city, says Dr Bhatti

Tribune News Service Chandigarh, August 21 On account of its historic merit and Le Corbusier’s world stature, Chandigarh has become a global heritage city and the Mecca of modern urbanisation, where architects and planners from all over the world come … Continue reading

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